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Mobile: 2015-04-22

Filed under: Posts — Tags: — Jesper Kristensen @ 11:00 pm


Tracking Review


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ID Summary Status Assigned to Last change time
1051556 crash in java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: invalid selection notification range at org.mozilla.gecko.GeckoEditable.onSelectionChange( ASSIGNED Eugen Sawin [:esawin] (esawin) 2015-04-15T16:09:34Z
1108527 Severe canvas performance regression compared to Firefox 29 ASSIGNED James Willcox (:snorp) ( (snorp) 2015-04-22T16:41:57Z
1120511 Autophone – Twitter Throbber stop regression 2015-01-15 REOPENED Seth Fowler [:seth] (seth) 2015-04-08T16:37:29Z
1126244 Create a maximum reader mode cache size and evict records when necessary ASSIGNED Vivek Balakrishnan[:vivek] (vivekb.balakrishnan) 2015-04-06T04:19:46Z
1129074 Content view sometimes blank on load until restart NEW Eugen Sawin [:esawin] (esawin) 2015-04-01T16:41:41Z
1129614 Regression: Sometimes thumbnails in the tabs drawer are not updated, they expire NEW Martyn Haigh (:mhaigh) (mhaigh) 2015-04-03T00:13:43Z
1129840 Tabs are not always restored on Gingerbread devices NEW Mark Finkle (:mfinkle) (mark.finkle) 2015-04-22T16:41:31Z
1132508 Last tab is cut off in tab tray after rotation REOPENED Martyn Haigh (:mhaigh) (mhaigh) 2015-04-22T17:07:05Z
1143888 Integrate the Adjust campaign tracking SDK into Firefox ASSIGNED Mark Finkle (:mfinkle) (mark.finkle) 2015-04-14T13:31:49Z
1148391 Tapping the bottom of the screen will make the reader mode toolbar bounce up and down NEW :Margaret Leibovic (margaret.leibovic) 2015-04-22T16:35:22Z

10 Total;
10 Open (100%);
0 Resolved (0%);
0 Verified (0%);


  • Next Build:
ID Summary Status Assigned to Last change time
776030 Allow Fennec to use the AsyncPanZoomController NEW Danilo Cesar Lemes de Paula ( 2015-04-21T15:27:46Z
1010068 Disable OCSP for DV certificates in Firefox for Android NEW Brad Lassey [:blassey] (use needinfo?) PTO April 11-19 (blassey.bugs) 2015-04-17T21:48:34Z
1016555 Disable OCSP checking for certificates covered by OneCRL ASSIGNED David Keeler [:keeler] (use needinfo?) (dkeeler) 2015-04-09T17:17:52Z
1047127 Panning very stuttery on this page with overflow-x NEW Danilo Cesar Lemes de Paula ( 2015-04-01T16:44:34Z
1076692 Tapping on URL bar does not dismiss the tabs tray REOPENED Jeff Lu (jll544) 2015-04-22T21:21:23Z
1084456 Enable MSE for MP4 on Jelly Bean+ NEW James Willcox (:snorp) ( (snorp) 2015-04-16T17:46:43Z
1093815 Use AndroidPlatformDecoder for standalone MP3 on Android ASSIGNED Eugen Sawin [:esawin] (esawin) 2015-04-20T23:12:50Z
1139232 Door hanger on tablet shows up in the tab over view REOPENED Allison Naaktgeboren please NEEDINFO? :ally (ally) 2015-04-22T18:17:24Z
1147064 Update doorhanger button styling NEW Chenxia Liu [:liuche] (liuche) 2015-04-10T02:11:37Z
1150284 [Browser] Unable to zoom in/out on Google Maps NEW 2015-04-17T23:30:47Z

10 Total;
10 Open (100%);
0 Resolved (0%);
0 Verified (0%);

Friends of the Mobile Team

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  • Darren Lyons fixed bug 1147233 – Remove unused “overlay_share_retry” string
  • travis fixed all the bugs
  • (iOS) dusek fixed bug 1146838 – Tabs tray is inaccessible to VoiceOver

Stand ups

Suggested format:

  • What did you do last week?
  • What are working on this week?
  • Anything blocking you?

Please keep your update to under 2 minutes!

James W. (snorp)

  • Still investigating paint suppression techniques
    • We might spend a lot of time drawing about:home and browser.xul for some reason
  • Reviews
  • bug 1154803 – Search activity crashes on VZW HTC One M8
    • This sucked
  • Interviews, other manager stuff


Working on


Working on
  • Unwanted Software list for SafeBrowsing is on m-i
  • SafeBrowsing caching issues (also mobile)


Randall Barker

Last Week:

  • Worked on bug 659285 which will allow users to prevent websites from using JavaScript to auto play videos. Decided to look into overlay when auto play is blocked so that user can tap to start when controls are not present.
  • Started investigating start up performance with profiler.

Next Week:

  • Continue work on bug 659285
  • Investigate getting java profiler to start earlier.

Eugen Sawin

  • MP3 demuxer (bug 1093815)
    • Added more tests (all critical passing)
    • Integration success: sound plays (bug 1153731)
    • Next: improve/fix seeking support
  • Other
    • Continue investigating the blank content view on load issue bug 1129074

Brian Nicholson

  • bug 1155859 – SQLite concurrency fixes
    • Reusing SQLite connections
    • Cursor preloading
    • Enabling WAL/busy timeouts
  • bug 1145402 – Cache tab tray thumbnails
  • bug 1156500 – Fix UITest failures
  • Now: investigating memory leaks


  • bug 1130522 – [META] IOS-30 – Security/Privacy – Clear private data. landing.
  • bug 1146464 – HTTP auth dialogs aren’t shown. Landed. Looking at a follow up.
  • bug 1139577 – Support download ‘hand-off’.
    • Reworked snackbars behavior and animation some.
  • bug 1153330 – Move tabs/sessions to profile. Next up!



  • Doorhangers
  • First run – user testing for messaging





  • Reader view bugs, meetings, and PTO




  • UX polish party in YVR w/ antlam & mhaigh
  • Search engine bar in BrowserSearch
  • 38 polish – share overlay, share plane, etc.




  • Reading list in.
  • Reading list off.
  • Sync iOS: tabs in, sent tabs in (mostly).
  • PTO tomorrow.
  • Proposed: eliminate Honeycomb support.
  • Did a little bit of evening relaxation code to rip out SMS code, which turned out too be bigger than expected.


Working on


Projects for this cycle:

  • Implement Firefox Accounts for iOS: bug iosfxa
    • FxA should get testing starting with the next release (iOS Build 9)
  • Landing Adjust SDK: bug 1143888
  • Contributor mentoring:
    • Working with vivek on bug 1142171: split-pane for Bookmarks and History (Android)
    • Working with sachin on bug 1151353: relative time strings for Remote Tabs panel (iOS)



Martyn Haigh





  • not able to attend
  • Reviews
  • Bug 1139232 Door hanger on tablet shows up in the tab over view
  • Bug 1139551 – Doorhanger anchor position
    • Can we drop gingerbread support yet?
  • Bug 1155804/1155819 – Position doorhangers on tablets under back button
  • Upcoming
    • new FHR (finally, hopefully, for real this time) Bug 1141769
    • 1139553 Black overlay for doorhanger background



Working on



Working on


  • Past
    • Partners work/mocks
    • UX Explore: Mobile tabs tray improvements
    • bug 1147070: Onboarding V1 for Firefox on iOS
    • bug 1148460: Testing onboarding for Android
    • bug 1107590: Site ID doorhanger
    • mhaigh and mcomella in YVR – POLISH ALL THE THINGS! \o/


General catch-up. Was out for a couple days.


and for iOS+Android:

  • bug 1156917 Get higher resolution favicons for search engines



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